Dedicated To Our District
Serving Claiborne, Copiah, Hinds, Rankin, and Warren Counties our Workforce Division offers a variety of services regarding careers, workforce training, assessment/testing, and Adult Basic and Continuing Education. We are dedicated to providing current and prospective employers in our district a trained and educated workforce, enabling our district to retain and grow existing businesses and industries as well as to attract new ones.
21st Century Skills
Our objective is to provide workforce training as well as career and technical education to the people located in Hinds CC’s district. It is our goal to ensure our population has the 21st century skills needed to secure, retain and advance in their chosen career pathway providing an improved quality of life.
Academies & Programs
The Logging Academy is an 8 to 16-week program designed to equip students with little or no experience to become logging equipment operators with safety certifications.
The Coding Academy is a one-year program, cohort model unique to Mississippi. ERDC and Hinds worked to develop a curriculum that would satisfy the needs of the community.
An innovative workforce training program dedicated to preparing people who need help with foundational skills for careers by mixing career training with additional educational support.
PEARL – A few years ago, Jessica Hardwick decided that since her family had grown by one, it was time to similarly grow her opportunity to help support them. Enter Hinds Community College, and the third-semester nursing student at the college’s Rankin Campus has a...
The combined ingenuity of six Electro-Mechanical Technology classes was on display this past semester as students demonstrated a mobile pumping station at McKenzie Pond on the Raymond Campus. A motor control apparatus was connected to a generator-powered mobile power...
PEARL – Job seekers in Pearl and surrounding communities in and around Rankin County can now seek employment plus a whole lot more at the newly-opened WIN Job Center on the grounds of Hinds Community College Rankin Campus. College officials and others representing...